Ever since my first job at MTV working as a music programmer, I can’t stop trying to match people with music they might like. So, I wrote a book calledRecord Collecting for Girls and started interviewing musicians. The Music Concierge is a column where I share music I’m listening to that you might enjoy, with a little context. Get everything I’ve recommended this year on Spotify, follow me on Twitter or Facebook, and leave a comment below telling me what you’re listening to this week.
Cierra Ramirez “Liquid Courage”
Good Trouble star Cierra Ramirez dropped a new bilingual track this week and y’all it’s damn good. There are some Selena Gomez and J.Lo vibes, but most importantly, it has a message we can get behind: this relationship needs to be better. If it takes some liquid courage to ask for what you need, use it carefully but don’t ever hold back on asking for what you want.
Gavin Turek “Elevator”
This delightful track scratches a particular itch that spring in New York creates. The track exists in the same space Solange’s A Seat At the Table visually, but sonically it’s less sparse. It’s the …read more